Former enemies US, Vietnam now military mates.
What’s New About the AirSea Battle Concept?
Amphib, helos join Pakistan flood relief effort.
DDG-1000: The inkblot destroyer.
Army to Get Its Own High-Speed Transport Ship.
Opinion: The Carrier Killer?
Warships of the World
Russian missile cruiser to visit India.
Aging Canadian ships may be banned from foreign ports.
Crew shortages curb Aussie sub deployments.
Landmark reached in construction of UK supercarriers.
Opinion: When Will The Government Properly Fund The Royal Navy?
Iran Navy Equipped With Four New Submarines. More.
Iran To Arm Own ‘Bladerunner’ Boats: Commander.
12 torpedo cruisers join IRGC Navy.
Chinese Warships Tour the Mediterranean.
Indian Hovercraft Fleet Triples.
Indian warships to exercise with Brazil, S Africa.
Japan Wants More Subs.
New Wars at Sea
Tamil ship escorted into B.C. waters by Canadian Navy.
UAE: Japan tanker was damaged in a terror attack.
North Korea Seizes South Korean Fishing Boat.
North Korea fires artillery rounds in Yellow Sea.
UK blocks sanctions against suspected Somali pirates.
Helicopter from US warship disrupts pirate attack.
Anti-pirate patrols make progress.
Puntland security forces apprehend more pirates.
Cruise Ships at risk off Thailand.
From the Navy Vaults
Scientists to turn Hunley upright. (Charleston The Post and Courier)
The lying art of historical fiction. (Guardian Books Blog)
Fighter jets are turned into dramatic works of art. (London Evening Standard)
The Gun Boat. (Pauline’s Pirates & Privateers)
The Pirates Own Book: Through The Victorian Lens. (Pauline’s Pirates & Privateers)
Russia marks 10th anniversary of Kursk sub sinking. (Associated Press) More. More.
Date set for closing of USS Olympia. (Philly.com)
Centennial of Naval Aviation: The “N” in CVN. (The Year in Defense)
The Third World War – North German plain or Fulda Gap? (Daly History Blog)
Danish Navy Celebrates 500th Anniversary. (Grog News)
HMS Albion Deploys Royal Marine Assault Craft off North Carolina. Photographer: LA(Phot) Gregg Macready. Crown Copyright.